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  3. Vocabulary Flashcards | Vocabulary Test
    parlance [ PAHR-luh'ns ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. the way of speaking
    2. talk or speech
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     They asked a lawyer for an explanation of the legal parlance in the contract.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     It is common parlance that if you have a problem, "Why hire a lawyer when you can buy a judge," Clinton said, referring to corruption associated with the nation's judiciary system.
    CNN, Clinton in Kenya urges a cleanup of corruption, 6 August 2009.
     
    debunk [ di-BUHNGK  ]
     transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. to expose the exaggerated claims of
    2. to ridicule the falseness of a claim or sentiment
    3. to show to be false or pretentious
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     He debunked the predictions of the soothsayer by simple arguments.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     The discovery of this "watery world" helps debunk the notion that Earth-like planets could form only in conditions similar to those in our solar system.
    CNN, Scientists spot nearby 'super-Earth', John D. Sutter, 16 December 2009.
     
    insularity [ IN-suh'-lar-ity ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. an isolated existence
    2. pertaining to or like an island
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     Their backwardness stems from the insularity of their community.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     The county game continues to be ruled by insularity and self-interest.
    The Telegraph, Simon Hughes: a decade on, England remain firmly in the middle of the road, Simon Hughes, 24 December 2009.
     
    compendium [ kuh'm-PEN-dee-uh'm ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. a concise account of a subject
    2. a brief treatise or a summary
    3. a complete list
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The history teacher gave the students a compendium on Maratha history.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     The Savage Detectives, Bolaño's most celebrated novel about a doomed quest to find an avant-garde poet in the deserts of northern Mexico, is an almost exhaustive compendium of Mexican writers from the 1970s, some shrouded in pseudonyms and some subjected to open hostility.
    The Telegraph, Nazi Literature in the Americas by Roberto Bolaño: review, Ed King, 10 January 2010.
     
    unsightly [ uhn-SAHYT-lee ]
     adjective ]
     MEANING :
     1. unattractive to look at
    2. unpleasant sight
    3. offensive or distasteful
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     After she underwent cosmetic surgery her unsightly countenance was transformed into a vision of beauty.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     She was the manager of a Government office in charge of 50 to 60 people and in good health save that she was troubled by unsightly patches of spots similar to acne,
    The Telegraph, Civil servant 'suffered cancer after taking Chinese pills', 11 February 2010.
     

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  5. American Employment Wave to Change.The future will witness a drastic increase in healthcare jobs and a downfall in the manufacturing ones. Read more: Without changes in education, the future of work will leave more people behind - The Hechinger Report

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  7. Daily RC Passage for the date 21-Nov-17

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    dominate [ DOM-uh'-neyt ]
     intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (tr. v.) to control or rule by superior power
    2. (tr. v.) to overpower
    3. (intr. v.) to exert mastery over
    4. (intr. v.) to have a position that is superior to the others
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     Their team could dominate the game due to their skill and superior tactics.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     The pros and cons of ethanol production are set to dominate an energy summit of eight Latin American nations which has got under way in Venezuela.
    BBC, Ethanol dominating energy summit, 16 April 2007.
     
    exult [ ig-ZUHLT ]
     intransitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. to rejoice with enthusiasm
    2. to be jubilant or triumphant
    3. to jump for joy
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     They were exulted when their team won the match.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Another rare example of Cronkite showing emotion on air was the joy he expressed at Apollo 11's 1969 moon landing: "Man on the moon!" he exulted, rubbing his hands in delight.
    CNN, Former CBS anchor 'Uncle Walter' Cronkite dead at 92, Todd Leopold, 18 July 2009.
     
    imbibe [ im-BAHYB ]
     intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (tr. v.) to drink or consume as if by drinking
    2. (tr. v.) to absorb or soak or receive in the mind
    3. (intr. v.) to drink
    4. (intr. v.) to absorb
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     She felt tipsy after having imbibed a few glasses of wine at the party.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     The shrews have such an appetite for alcohol that each night they imbibe, weight for weight, the equivalent of a human drinking nine glasses of wine.
    BBC, What the papers say, 29 July 2008.
     
    mar [ mahr ]
     noun, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (tr. v.) to spoil or inflict damage on
    2. (tr. v.) to impair the soundness or integrity of
    3. (tr. v.) to disfigure or deface
    4. (n.) a blemish or disfiguring mark
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     They marred his new shirt by ripping out the pocket.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     The Commonwealth summit in Uganda has been marred by violent clashes between demonstrators and police in the capital, Kampala.
    BBC, Uganda summit marred by clashes, 23 November 2007.
     
    hatch [ hach ]
     noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (tr. v.) to cause young to emerge from eggs by brooding or incubating
    2. (tr. v.) to produce or bring forth young ones
    3. (tr. v.) to plan or devise
    4. (intr. v.) to break out of an egg or emerge from an egg
    5. (n.) a doorway in the floor or roof of a building
    2. (n.) an opening in the deck through which cargo is loaded or unloaded
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     After the eggs hatch the chicks hide under the wings of the mother hen.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     In time, if the competition regulators allow it, the deal - hatched over a few hours in a Mayfair flat - may prove the doubters wrong.
    The Telegraph, Lehman collapse: Lloyds and HBOS a disastrous deal hatched in a Mayfair flat, Philip Aldrick, 16 September 2009.
     

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  14. Daily RC Passage for the date 20-Nov-17

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    nostalgia [ no-STAL-juh' ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. a sentimental longing for the happiness of a former place or time
    2. a condition of being homesick or a display of homesickness
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The old man talked about the carefree days of his childhood with nostalgia.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Daniel Radcliffe, now 20, told CNN with a hint of nostalgia about his first day on set in Goathland railway station in northern England.
    CNN, 'Harry Potter' stars look back on nine years of magic, Teo Kermeliotis, December 2009.
     
    aphasia [ uh'-FEY-zhuh' ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. the partial or complete loss of a previously held ability to speak or understand spoken or written language, due to disease or injury of the brain
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     He was admitted to a special school because he suffered from aphasia after he sustained a head injury during the accident.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     People with primary progressive aphasia may have trouble naming objects or may misuse word endings, verb tenses, conjunctions and pronouns.
    CNN, Primary progressive aphasia, 1 August 2008.
     
    categorical [ kat-i-GAWR-i-kuh'l ]
     adjective ]
     MEANING :
     1. without any conditions or exceptions
    2. pertaining to a particular type, heading or classification
    3. unqualified and unconditional
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The management said that the signing of the contract by the workers amounted to a categorical acceptance of the terms and conditions of employment.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Obama is also a more dynamic thinker than he is categorical, Pennebaker said.
    CNN, Obama is 'somber' but 'dynamic' in speeches, analyst says, Elizabeth Landau, January 28, 2010.
     
    fuddle [ FUHD-l ]
     noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (tr. v.) to confuse or put into a state of confusion
    2. (tr. v.) to intoxicate or make drunk
    3. (intr. v.) to drink alcohol
    4. (n.) the state of being confused
    5. (n.) the state of being intoxicated
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The children were a bit fuddled when they got off the merry-go-round.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Mr Martin, with his friendly, fuddled smile and his lamentable Air Miles, is the Speaker those conformist MPs deserve.
    The Telegraph, Can we stop picking on Michael Martin? Andrew Gimson, 26 February 2008.
     
    imposture [ im-POS-cher ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. the act of deception by using an assumed name, character or identity
    2. the practice of fraudulently imposing upon anyone
    3. an instance of deception by using a false name and identity
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The friendly insurance agent was taken into custody by the police for imposture.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Whistler, said Ruskin, was guilty of "wilful imposture" in asking 200 guineas "for flinging a pot of paint in the public's face" with one of his nocturnes of the Thames.
    The Telegraph, Turner and Constable: we've lost the art of feuds for art's sake, Christopher Howse, 22 September 2009.
     

  16. Daily RC Passage for the date 19-Nov-17

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    incipient [ in-SIP-ee-uh'nt ]
     adjective ]
     MEANING :
     1. beginning to appear or at an initial stage
    2. starting to develop
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     His plant had spouted incipient buds which would bloom after a week.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Every time I visit Lewis Towers, my mother checks my eyelids for signs of incipient anaemia, wraps me in a rug and lays me out on the sofa while she rubs my toes.
    The Telegraph, We have lost the habit of caring for our elders, Jemima Lewis, 6 February 2010.
     
    whinny [ HWIN-ee, WIN-ee ]
     noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (intr. v.) to utter the characteristic cry of a horse or to neigh
    2. (tr. v.) to express in a neigh
    3. (n.) a neigh or the call or cry made by a horse
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The ponies whinnied as they pranced about the paddock.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     A horse-head fiddle provided the appropriate sound for the horses as they whinnied and pounded their hooves across the Russian steppes.
    BBC, Storm over Asia, 26 May 2004.
     
    convene [ kuh'n-VEEN ]
     intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (intr. v.) to assemble or come together
    2. (tr. v.) to convoke or cause to assemble formally
    3. (tr. v.) to summon or order to appear before
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The members of the society convened to vote on certain pressing issues.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     The meeting, convened on the sidelines of an international conference on Afghanistan, included representatives from 21 Western and Arab nations.
    CNN, Yemen counters rebels' offer with own preconditions, 31 January 2010.
     
    ambulatory [ AM-byuh'-luh'-tawr-ee ]
     noun, adjective ]
     MEANING :
     1. (adj.) capable of walking or pertaining to walking or adapted for walking
    2. (adj.) alterable or revocable
    3. (n.) a cloister or covered place for walking
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The group set out on an ambulatory excursion of the valley.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, more than 78,000 tennis-related injuries are treated in hospitals, doctors' offices, clinics, ambulatory surgery centers and hospital emergency rooms every year.
    CNN, Tennis injuries, anyone? Val Willingham, 21 August 2009.
     
    unprepossessing [ uh'n-pree-puh'-ZES-ing ]
     adjective ]
     MEANING :
     1. not overtly impressive
    2. unattractive or nondescript
    3. unfavourable or unpresentable
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     He bragged about having performed very well at the CAT but his percentile was unprepossessing.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     My story begins in 1963, and tells how, over the years, this unprepossessing creature established himself as a beloved family pet.
    BBC, A short reptilian tale, Marilyn, 24 December 2009.
     

  18. Daily RC Passage for the date 18-Nov-17

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    brunt [ bruhnt ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. the main force of a blow
    2. most of the impact of
    3. the burden of
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     The back section of the fort bore the brunt of the attack indicating that the invaders had used divertive tactics.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     British households should brace themselves for greater pain in 2011 than 2010, as the brunt of the Government's tax rises and spending cuts come into force.
    The Telegraph, Brunt of Britain's pain to be felt in 2011, economists say, Angela Monaghan, 3 December 2009.
     
    barefaced [ BAIR-feyst ]
     adjective ]
     MEANING :
     1. with the face uncovered or without disguise or concealment
    2. shameless
    3. brazen or boldly open
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     She claimed that she did not go barefaced in public places as she feared being mobbed by fans.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Prime Minister Tony Blair has defended Labour's record on tax after Tory leader William Hague branded the party's promises on the issue a "total, barefaced election lie".
    BBC, Blair defends tax record, 15 March 2000.
     
    chaffing [ CHAF-ing ]
     noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (n.) good-natured teasing
    2. (tr. v.) to tease or make fun of
    3. (intr. v.) to indulge in playful teasing
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     They said that they were merely chaffing the new students and not ragging them.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     A pure silk scarf was often worn around the neck to stop the wet wool chaffing the skin.
    BBC, What's a gansey? Carole Green, 3 March 2010.
     
    jaunt [ jawnt, jahnt ]
     noun, intransitive verb ]
     MEANING :
     1. (n.) a short pleasure trip
    2. (tr. v.) a stroll or outing
    3. (intr. v.) to undertake a short pleasure trip
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     He and his friends went on a jaunt around town.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     Seek out a popular dog park, make conversation with those who stop to talk on your daily neighborhood jaunts, or make pet play dates.
    CNN, Friendships: Enrich your life and improve your health, 17 April 2008.
     
    chassis [ CHAS-ee, -is, SHAS-ee ]
     noun ]
     MEANING :
     1. the frame of a motor vehicle on which the body is supported
    2. the landing gear of an aircraft
    3. a frame for mounting the circuit components of electronic equipment
     USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
     They observed that the body of the vehicle sustained some damage but the chassis remained intact.
     USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
     It takes a while to tune your body, but I've been working on this particular chassis for eight years, so I really know what it's capable of and how to make it respond.
    CNN, Ford's wonder woman and her new car, Rex Roy, 8 May 2009.
     




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